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New Directions for Mental Health Services, Emerging Issues in Forensic Psychiatry

From the Clinic to the Courthouse, No. 69 (J-B MHS Single Issue Mental Health Services)

by Elissa P. Benedek

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Published by Jossey-Bass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Criminal or forensic psychology,
  • Forensic medicine,
  • Psychiatry,
  • Forensic Psychiatry,
  • Forensic Psychology,
  • Medical,
  • Psychology,
  • Psychopathology - Addiction,
  • Psychology & Psychiatry / Addictions,
  • Psychiatry - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages93
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11097998M
    ISBN 100787999016
    ISBN 109780787999018

    In this column, the author reviews seven books that are relevant for mental health professionals who do forensic work: Handbook of Correctional Mental Health, edited by Charles L. Scott, MD; The Psychiatrist as Expert Witness, by Thomas G. Gutheil, MD; Bad Men Do What Good Men Dream, by Robert I. Simon, MD; Textbook of Violence Assessment and Management, edited by Robert I Simon, MD and. Get this from a library! Handbook of forensic mental health. [Mairead Dolan; Paul Rogers, (Professor of forensic nursing); Keith Soothill;] -- This is a comprehensive reference book on the subject of forensic mental health, looking at what forensic mental health is and its assessment, management and treatment. It focuses on key topics and.

    Written by experts in the growing field of forensic mental health care, this book explores current and emerging interventions in forensic nursing and the care of the mentally disordered offender, with an emphasis on clinical practice and clinical : $ ISBN: X OCLC Number: Description: xx, pages ; 24 cm. Contents: Forensic mental health systems internationally / Anne G. Crocker, James D. Livingston, and Marichelle C. Leclair --Criminal forensic assessment / Amanda L. Reed and Patricia A. Zapf --Civil forensic assessment / Laura S. Guy and Amanda D. Zelechoski - .

    emerging as a field of inquiry in adult forensic mental health. This special section is dedicated to addressing some of these limitations and provides papers describing two new measures. Dr. Scott has published articles and book chapters on adult and juvenile dangerousness, mental health law, correctional psychiatry, psychiatric malpractice, and the assessment of malingering. He is co-editor of Principles and Practice of Forensic Psychiatry. He has also served as editor or co-editor on seven national textbooks.


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New Directions for Mental Health Services, Emerging Issues in Forensic Psychiatry by Elissa P. Benedek Download PDF EPUB FB2

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